ISSN: 0041-3216

ISSN: 0041-3216 (Online), 0041-3216 (Print)

Volume 79 Number 1

  • Research Papers

  • Establishment of Napier grass (Pennisetum purpureum) using different stem parts. (01)

    Charles K. Ssekabembe

  • Effect of number of timing of application of dinocap on control of powdery mildew and yield of coriander cultivars. (07)

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  • Variations in nodulation and nitrogen-fixing characteristics of slow-growing rhizobia isolates on pigeonpea [Cajanus cajan (L.) Millsp.]. (12)

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  • Effect of cytozyme growth tonic on the yield and yield components of banana (Musa spp) cvs Nendran (AAB) and Karpuravalli (ABB). (21)


  • Partial sequence of HSP70 homologue gene shows diversity between West African and East African isolates of sweetpotato chlorotic stunt virus. (26)

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  • Effect of groundnut cake and P on millet stover utilisation and nutrient excretion by sheep. (31)

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  • Hatching characteristics of eggs artificially incubated from six reciprocal crosses of indigenous Kenyan chickens. (36)

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  • Potential genetic gain in dairy production of Holstein Friesian cattle in Malawi applying a selection index. (42)

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  • Research Notes

  • Dissipation of quinalphos on mango (Mangifera indica L.) fruit. (48)

    K. Vijayalakshmi

  • Biological control of cotton bacterial blight with phylloplane bacterial antagonists. (51)


  • Mechanisms of biological control of cotton bacterial blight by phylloplane antagonists. (56)


  • A preliminary investigation of the causes of pre-weaning mortality on a large swine farm in southern Trinidad. (61)

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  • The influence of humid climate on the cardio-respiratory system of West African Dwarf sheep. (68)

    D. O. Umesiobi